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star [1].

[sup.1]star

Pronunciation: \'star\

noun

1 : any of the heavenly bodies except planets which are visible at night and look like fixed points of light

2 : a figure or object with five or more points that represents or suggests a star in the sky

3 : a very talented or popular performer <a movie star>

4 : a planet that is believed in astrology to influence someone's life <She was born under a lucky star.>

5 : the principal member of a theater or opera company

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Date:Jan 1, 2009
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